How to Prevent Neckline Gaping with Contouring

Helllooooooooo!!

First tutorial for a while and it’s a good one (I hope… well it’s an important one because no one wants a gaping neckline).

I like contouring because it’s easy and it can save you a whole load of constructional trouble if you do it right. I’ve had times when I haven’t contoured and I’m left with a whole load of excess fabric that I can’t get rid of, rendering the garment unwearable and it’s annoying! Continue Reading

How to Draft a Jumpsuit – Part 1

Jumpsuit front

Jump jump!

Welcome back to my blog for the first pattern drafting tutorial of the year! I know this tutorial has been a long time coming but it’s finally here!

Last year, I had a giveaway where you could choose what I drafted next and the lucky winner is fortunate enough to have her suggestion brought to reality. Maryam Abubakar entered the giveaway with a wish to have a jumpsuit drafted and so here I am with the tutorial ready for you all to follow! Continue Reading